Easy Spring Cleaning Ideas

We are halfway through February already and Spring is very nearly in the air!  Hoorah! Traditionally, March and April are the time of the year where we start to give our homes a good going over!  Milder weather makes it a great time open some windows and let the fresh air blow through.  It is […]


Share The Love This Valentines Day

It’s always wonderful to feel loved, and with Valentines Day happening this month, we thought that everyone in your household might appreciate that loving feeling, and not just your better half.  We shared some great ideas with you last year, that seemed to go down really well with our Maid In Essex followers.  So this […]


Time For The Big January Clean?

With the new year in full flow, it’s a great time to get your house in order.  After the onslaught of new things for Christmas, why not have a good old sort out of the kids toys, passing on and throwing out any that are no longer used. Many retailers know that we enjoy that […]


New Year, New Cleaner!

With modern life getting busier and busier, who really has the time to dedicate to the housework these days.  By the time the school run is over, the working day is done, dinner is on the table, children are collected and dropped off, our evenings are mostly spent slouched on the sofa, too tired to […]


Happy Christmas from Maid In Essex

In a couple of weeks, it will be Christmas once again….and we are very excited about it!  It’s our favourite time of year, and we hope you all get to enjoy it as much as we do.  We know that it can be a stressful time of year with all that rushing around buying presents, […]


Christmas Tree Trends 2015

It’s December this week, and time to start thinking about getting the tree up again.  Do you go out a grab a fresh nordic pine every year?  Or perhaps you have an artificial tree stored away in the loft that comes out year after year?  Is this year the time to invest in a new […]


Giving A Bit Back, The Maid In Essex Way

With Christmas not too far away, it’s the time of year to think of goodwill and gifting, sharing and caring for those less fortunate than ourselves.  Actually, any time of year is a good time to give a little bit back.  Maid In Essex is a long established family business based in Brentwood, in Essex. […]


Keep Safe This Bonfire Night

With November nearly upon us, our thoughts turn to bonfires, sparklers and a nice cup of something hot.  It’s great to get out and enjoy the fireworks on Bonfire Night, but it’s important to keep you and your family safe and well out of harms way while you enjoy the displays.  If you are going […]


Easy Autumn One Pot Meals

It’s getting chilly out and it’s time to snuggle down and get cosy.  One of our favourite things to do when the weather turns cold is to get cooking.  Lovely warm soups and hot puddings are a great way to warm up when you get home from work or school and are easy to make enough […]


How To Bring The Autumn Into Your Home

Nobody can deny that the sumptuous rich colours of Autumn are by far the most stunning of all Mother Nature’s colour schemes.  Rich warm brown and delicious deep reds, join forces to create a beautiful vista for all to see. But before the leaves fall from the trees, and the more desolate hue’s of winter take […]